Crisis/Emergency Respite

Description: Programs that provide a brief period of rest or relief for parents, grandparents, guardians, family members who are regular caregivers for dependent children by offering crisis or emergency care for the child in a community setting/facility or in the child's own home.

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Brigham City, UT

276 North 200 East
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-723-6010
Address: 276 North 200 East
Brigham City, UT 84302
Phone: 435-723-6010
Toll Free Phone: 800-733-6010
Fax: 435-723-7539
Eligibility: Kid's Care Center - ages 0-11, no income guidelines, resident of Box Elder County
Services Provided: Provides a wide range of education, counseling, and supportive services for families, including a crisis nursery. Works towards the prevention and treatment of child abuse and neglect.
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Last Updated: 5/25/2017

Cedar City, UT

Organization Name: Discovery Clubhouse Family Center
Address: 238 North Westview Drive
Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435-867-5480
Fax: 435-216-3017
Eligibility: Parents must be receiving EBT benefits. Will help parents apply for EBT benefits if not currently receiving them.
Services Provided: Infant/Toddler Programs, Preschool, Before/After School care, transportation to/from public schools, Summer Camp, and Kindergarten. Also work with families and their circumstances to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available for them. They also work with families and their circumstances to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available to them.
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Last Updated: 5/9/2017

Garland, UT

1386 South Main Street
Garland, UT 84312
Phone: 435-538-1270
Address: 1386 South Main Street
Garland, UT 84312
Phone: 435-538-1270
Eligibility: Open to public
Services Provided: Resources and services for families and individuals. Crisis Nursery and Career Center, and a location for neighboring partner agencies to meet: New Hope Domestic Violence Shelter, Habitat for Humanity of Northern Utah, LSI Job Training and Placement Program, Boys and Girls Club of Northern Utah Teen Club, etc.
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Last Updated: 5/22/2017

Moab, UT

180 South 300 East Ste 1
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-1658
Organization Name: Christmas Box International
Address: 180 South 300 East Ste 1
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-1658
Fax: 435-259-1750
Email: ssowell@grandcountyutah.net
Eligibility: Children ages 0 - 11
Services Provided: Provides a respite nursery for children ages 0-11 and temporary 24-hour emergency shelter and care for children at-risk for abuse or neglect.
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Last Updated: 4/6/2017
Address: PO Box 729
Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435-259-2229
Toll Free Phone: 888-421-1100
Fax: 435-259-7856
Eligibility: Court appointed volunteers accepted as long they don't have violent crimes history
Services Provided: Provides shelter and resources to families in crisis and victims of violence, and offers preventive education for youth and community members.
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Last Updated: 4/10/2017

Ogden, UT

Organization Name: Discovery Clubhouse Family Center
Address: 1285 Monroe Blvd
Ogden, UT 84404
Phone: 801-621-4452
Fax: 801-820-3170
Eligibility: Preschool children ages 3-5 years old
Services Provided: Infant/Toddler Programs, Preschool, Before/After School care, transportation to/from public schools, Summer Camp, and Kindergarten. Also work with families and their circumstances to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available for them. Works with families to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available to them.
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Last Updated: 5/9/2017
3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 110
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3113
Address: 3340 South Harrison Boulevard Ste 110
Ogden, UT 84403
Phone: 801-393-3113
Fax: 801-394-1910
Languages Spoken: Spanish Services Available
Eligibility: Weber and Morgan counties. Families who have adopted a child through the State of Utah’s Division of Child and Family Services- ages 0-17
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides education and supportive services to strengthen the family unit and enhance family functioning including a crisis nursery, parenting and step-family parenting education, financial education, adoption respite, trauma therapy for children who have been removed from homes, and linking families to appropriate community resources.
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Last Updated: 4/12/2017

Orem, UT

Address: 1255 North 1200 West
Orem, UT 84057
Phone: 801-229-1181
Fax: 801-229-2787
Eligibility: Postpartum women. No limit on how long after giving birth/adopting children for a woman to attend the group.
Services Provided: The Family Support and Treatment Center provides therapeutic treatment and prevention for children, adults, and families whose lives have been affected by abuse or neglect.
Crisis Respite Nursery 24 hour
Therapy Services, traumatic experiences
Prevention education
Adoption Respite
Provider Profiles: Cindy Lee, MSW
Stuart Harper, MSW
A public/private partnership supported by Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
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Last Updated: 6/7/2017

Price, UT

Organization Name: Carbon County Government
Address: 80 South Fairgrounds Road
Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435-636-3739
Fax: 435-637-8492
Eligibility: Children birth to 11 years.
Wheelchair Accessible: Entry and Bathroom(s)
Services Provided: Provides a safe, homelike setting where parents can bring their children when the family is in a stressful situation. Only the parents or legal guardian can bring in children ages birth to 11 years. The Crisis Nursery is intended to be a means of preventing abuse. It is not a drop off day-care program.
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Last Updated: 4/12/2017

Provo, UT

Organization Name: Wasatch Mental Health
Address: 1189 East 300 North
Provo, UT 84606
Phone: 801-373-2215
Fax: 801-852-4250
Eligibility: Youth ages 11-17 who are runaways, high-risk or homeless. Youth can be dropped off at any time and stay for up to 48 hours. Time may be extended for homeless youth. No cost. Utah, Juab, Millard and Wasatch counties.
Services Provided: Vantage Point is a short term (48 hours, may be extended to homeless youth) voluntary facility where youth ages 12-17 who are experiencing trouble at home, high-risk or who are homeless may come for refuge and evaluation.
Anger Management class, 7 weeks.
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Last Updated: 12/11/2017

Richfield, UT

58 East 300 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-4798
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 58 East 300 North
Richfield, UT 84701
Phone: 435-896-4798
Eligibility: Parents and children ages 0-11 in good health.
Services Provided: Protecting children and strengthening families.
Provider Profiles: M - Sat. hours
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Last Updated: 3/10/2016

Riverdale, UT

Organization Name: Discovery Clubhouse Family Center
Address: 3953 Pacific Ave
Riverdale, UT 84405
Phone: 801-621-0665
Eligibility: Any child 6 weeks - 12 years old is eligible for services.
Services Provided: Infant/Toddler Programs, Preschool, Before/After School care, transportation to/from public schools, Summer Camp, and Kindergarten. Psychosocial rehabilitation program. Works with families to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available.
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Last Updated: 5/9/2017

Roosevelt, UT

259 North 700 East 115-3
Roosevelt, UT 84066
Phone: 435-722-2401
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 259 North 700 East 115-3
Roosevelt, UT 84066
Phone: 435-722-2401
Fax: 435-722-8579
Eligibility: Children 0-11 years old, will receive children if parents have an emergency, doctor' appointment or counseling sessions. Otherwise persons 18+ years old. Daggett, Duchesne and Uintah counties.
Services Provided: Supports parents and guardians as they strive to provide a healthy, happy environment for their children.
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Last Updated: 5/31/2017

Roy, UT

2339 West 5800 South
Roy, UT 84067
Phone: 801-776-2251
Address: 2339 West 5800 South
Roy, UT 84067
Phone: 801-776-2251
Eligibility: Must be an open and approved case through the Division of Services to the Handicapped.
Services Provided: 1. Helps families who need a break due to overwhelming responsibilities and/or emergency situations.
2. Receive referrals from individuals and agencies for respite care for handicapped individuals.
3. Arrange temporary placement in private/approved homes and designated facilities.
4. Care is paid by the Division of Services to the Handicapped and donations from the parents.
5. Number of hours of care available each month dependent upon funding.
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Last Updated: 3/10/2015

Salt Lake City, UT

2020 South Lake Street (740 East)
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone: 801-487-7778
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Organization Name: Family Support Center
Address: 2020 South Lake Street (740 East)
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
Phone: 801-487-7778
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Eligibility: Children ages 0-11, free
Services Provided: 24/7 crisis nursery care and respite breaks at three locations in Salt Lake County, for a couple of hours to up to 72 hours each time. Parents who are stressed, need a break, have an emergency arise, or have no one else to help take care of their children can leave their children safely in our care. Please call one of our crisis nurseries to schedule an appointment.
Provider Profiles: Other locations: West Valley 801 967-4259, Midvale 801 255-6881
Fifteen locations in the Utah Association of Family Support Centers, not all offering the same services. Also in Ogden.
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Last Updated: 3/3/2016

St. George, UT

981 North Westridge Drive
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-674-4766
Organization Name: Discovery Clubhouse Family Center
Address: 981 North Westridge Drive
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-674-4766
Fax: 435-772-9533
Eligibility: Parents must be receiving EBT benefits to qualify for tuition assistance
Services Provided: Infant/Toddler Programs, Preschool, Before/After School care, transportation to/from public schools, Summer Camp, and Kindergarten. Also work with families and their circumstances to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available for them. They also work with families and their circumstances to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available to them.
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Last Updated: 5/9/2017
310 West 200 North
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-773-0585
Organization Name: Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
Address: 310 West 200 North
St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435-773-0585
Eligibility: Serves children 0-17 years who are foster adopted children.
Services Provided: Children's crisis and respite care nursery, up to 3 hours per day per family.
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Last Updated: 12/11/2017

Taylorsville, UT

1760 West 4805 South
Taylorsville, UT 84129
Phone: 801-955-9110
Organization Name: Utah Association of Family Support Centers, Inc.
Address: 1760 West 4805 South
Taylorsville, UT 84129
Phone: 801-955-9110
Toll Free Phone: 800-468-1160
Fax: 801-955-9411
Eligibility: No restrictions, M-Sat 9-5, West Valley 24/7. Sliding scale based on household size and income. Many services at no cost.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Crisis Nurseries 3 locations: West Valley, Midvale, Sugarhouse
Counseling offered at 4 locations
Family Mentoring Program
Classes and support groups
Housing and self-sufficiency training for single homeless mothers and their children
Adoption respite care
In-home family mentoring
Provider Profiles: 50% State funding
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Last Updated: 9/26/2017

Vernal, UT

167 South 200 East
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435-781-0105
Address: 167 South 200 East
Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435-781-0105
Fax: 435-781-6573
Eligibility: Referral necessary from Child Protective Services or law enforcement.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: Provides a safe, comfortable environment for children to be interviewed regarding allegations of abuse and a comprehensive multi-disciplinary response to child abuse cases.
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Last Updated: 4/12/2017

Washington, UT

248 North Playa Della Rosita
Washington, UT 84780
Phone: 435-673-2999
Organization Name: Discovery Clubhouse Family Center
Address: 248 North Playa Della Rosita
Washington, UT 84780
Phone: 435-673-2999
Fax: 801-820-9128
Eligibility: Serves school-aged children
Services Provided: Infant/Toddler Programs, Preschool, Before/After School care, transportation to/from public schools, Summer Camp, and Kindergarten. Also work with families and their circumstances to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available for them. They also work with families and their circumstances to identify tuition assistance programs that may be available to them.
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Last Updated: 5/9/2017

West Valley City, UT

3663 South 3600 West
West Valley City, UT 84120
Phone: 801-967-4259
Organization Name: Family Support Center - Salt Lake
Address: 3663 South 3600 West
West Valley City, UT 84120
Phone: 801-967-4259
Fax: 801-955-9411
Eligibility: Families who have adopted at least one child through DCFS or another state agency
Services Provided: Provides education and supportive services to strengthen the family unit and enhance family functioning.
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Last Updated: 6/1/2017